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>> trump raising doubt about the sra validity of election votes. results before they come saying he's not the first to question election out come. >> he will respect the red resus of the election. but. everybody including al gore in 2000. waits to see what the results are. >> . tim cane was quick to point out to to the today the difference.
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trashing the american democratic institution. saying i'm not going to accept the out come. and i'm going to keep you in suspense about it. >> . trump says he will accept a clear election result. but is reserving his right to contest or file a legal challenge. if the result is questionable. >> . money and 308 knowing where the money comes from can help you decide who is what to vote for. and turns out a lot of money this year. coming from out of state. >> . to kabg bow industry is trying he's there with a group of
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this election. particularly on amendment 72. and the fight to raise cigarette taxes. >> >> a group in virginia. donating 16 million. >> . focusing on the constitution. than it does onto back koe. >> . tobacco. >> . it's not just cigarette companies meddling in politics. several groups want the minimum wage increase. this finance report shows the center for popular democracy out of new york. donating 650 thousand dollars. the fairness project out of california. donating over nine hundred thousand. when we asked supporters why they take the money.
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help. >> he runs the campaign integrity watchdog. tracking money. this year the out of the state cash is flowing like wine. because colorado ballot measures could cost or make companies millions. >> coming here. >> taking a picture with your ballot is illegal here in colorado. you're not allowed to show the complete ballot with others.
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in effort to prevent voter fraud. you can post a picture of the the sealed envelope. before you mail it in. >> . governor hick health care dropping off his ballot. this morning. officially casting his vote early. for hill reupb clinton. as expected. urging voters to look for the ballots in the hail and return them early. remember. and the news app. have all the information you need for election 2016. >> over seas the first combat death of a u.s. military member. in the battle to take back muscle.
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from an ied. of the identity hasn't been released. this marks the fourth death of a u.s. service member. since the start of operation against islamic militants in 2014. >> . driver of a semi-is dead. after being run over by his own track. around 6:30 a.m. shutting down highway 128. for more than an hour. authorities say the driver got out of the his truck for some reason and it pinned him. >> a chopper rushed him to the hospital. wherhe >> . those two men. under arrest in connection with with a armed car snacking involving a woman skph and her son in denver. sky fox over the scene yesterday afternoon. moments after the pair crashed the stolen car. and they were taken right swao
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police say earlier this month. keith hammock fired shots at the taoeps who jumped over a fence into his backyard. where he was growing marijuana. a 15 year-old boy was killed. and a 14 year-old boy was hurt. hammock is accused of a similar shooting in 2015. when a 17 year-old was skphot wounded. facing two counts of first degree murder. and attempted murder. along with drug charges.
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regarding the wait times at a colorado va hospital. this comes after the death of a colorado veteran. and allegations he waited too long to get treatment. that he needed. dave young is live outside the facility. with the new developments. >> . that whistle blower made the claim. to senator gourdenner. now now all facilities are being audited by a government watchdog agency. over allegations they kept secret of when and how veterans were
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allegation -ls were brought by colorado members of congress. >> they're trying to determine whether staff members both here and in colorado springs may have falsified records. to make it look like veterans were being treated than they were. >> . sooner than they were. >> . i have waited an excess of 8 months plus. >> . senator gardener released a statement. >> . the va new choice program was supposed to improve wait times. for care. representative said quote. unfortunately va poor management of of the choice program is not surprising. we must get the va to allow the choice program to work. rather than working to make it fail.
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you could be a new millionaire. colorado lottery says -lt 7 eleven west alameda. sold a ticket worth nearly ten million dollars. last night. the winning ticket matched all 6 numbers. here they are. >> to the broncos now. preparations are picking up for monday night game. against the houston texasen. the big story line. brock osweiler returning to play aeuz former team. >> . more on the story from broncos headquarters. >> it is strange to think about. this time last year brock osweiler was widely un-praoufen
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right here on on this field. his locker in between peyton manning as well as then third string quarter back. now of course denver starting quarter back. trevor siemian. >> . how quickly the times change. >> . i learned a ton from them both. he's a good friend. i wish him well. >> . he spit compliments and pleasantries. osweiler spent the better part of 15 minutes playing defense against the denver media. >> walk ward moment awkward moments for sure. trying to defend leaving defer. denver. and not attending the white house or ring ser moe ceremony. >> . we had a practice on monday. >> . as for what he thinks about comments like this. >> we know him. he came from here.
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>> i don't feel like a marked man. whether that's how they feel or not. i have nothing but love and respect for everybody in that organization. >> . he pointed out the players. he didn't say anything about the elway or the poem who let him leave town. we'll see. >> . i wouldn't want to be in his
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is breaking news out of the eerie. frederick fire stone fire department telling us this grass fire is a controlled burn. sky fox over the scene. highway 52 and county road 19ment the smoke can be seen for miles. obviously the winds moving that up. folks worried a -bt it. but it's controlled. an agricultural burn. started by area farmers.
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threatened if this world a quick search on the internet. more than ten thousand cyber security job openings in colorado alone. and the starting salary is 65 thousand to 4 hundred thousand dollars a year.
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many look for a broader background. >> . the field is growing so fast. they can't create cyber security experts fast enough. >> . it's will huge. it will be porpt. we need folks who understand the pieces and parts required to help us make sure that the internet is safe. >> . universities of denver launched a one year master in cyber security. this fall.
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it was freezing this morning. >> we have had i think 4 freeze warnings. including last night. none of them did anything.
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>> temperatures were cold. but talking about the dry conditions we were just monitoring the fire. the drought monitor comes out every thursday. we have it updated. we can show you how much more colorado is actually stressed because of dry conditions. that we have had out there. so this is just new in. the this afternoon. again everything painted in yellow. is where we have the very dry conditions. and in a few spots here. around limon. and down the foothills and front range. including metro denver. but we're leaning. a little more towards the dry conditions. >> as a matter of fact. only a few spots at or above freezing. you can see them out there. in grand junction.
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lamar. springfield and everybody else below including denver at 25 degrees. >> killing freeze is 27 or lower. for 3 hours or more. >> . we'll be in the 50s through 6 p.m. once the sunsets. into the 40s. temperatures will not fall off as fast. as they did last night. so it will not be as cold. and tha*pgs to the the 50s and 60s today. you can see the high temperatures across the state. and guess what. denver was the warmest spot in the state.
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thin wave clouds. over here in the foothills. around through the lunch hour. and fade away. that's it. we're looking at nothing but sunshine. now tonight. most places above freezing. over the eastern plains. although still in the chilly 30s. the colder freezing temperatures will be there in the colorado mountains. and highs tomorrow. warmer 60s in the mountains. 72. 71 montrose. 70 grand junction. and we're going into very warm 70s. even close to 80. degrees possible in the southeast corner. of the state. metro denver. i have 74 officially at the airport. 75 downtown. 74 staple ton.
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tonight. 36 degrees. under starry skies. it will be a breeze. tomorrow a fantastic friday. as we warm to 74 degrees. take that up to 76. back down 74. all 3 dry. we'll stay dry on monday. and 71. start to see the temperatures come down a bit. weak cold front in tuesday. 68. 69. for wednesday. and then back to 72 degrees. by thursday and again guys ten p-r chance of rain on tuesday. and that's it. so when we get the drought monitor. next thursday. i have a feeling a little more of state will be in the very dry conditions. >> . yes hopefully we'll see
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from a rancher's perspective, we feel that often washington is removed from what we need. senator bennet is different. michael bennet has been at the ready and always willing to listen. when the federal government wanted to increase grazing fees, senator bennet stepped up and helped put a stop that. he commits to his word, and that means a lot to a guy like me. i'm a republican, but i know that michael bennet trusts us i'm michael bennet
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about a year ago, 30 ethiopians were killed by isis. reporter: mass execution of ethiopian christians... mike coffman was the only one that reached out to our community. he went to every ethiopian church. he was there, and he was sharing the sadness that we were actually experiencing at the time. he says what he means,
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and to me. i'm mike coffman,
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>> people filing for first time unemployment benefits rose last week by 13 thousand. in all. 260 thousand people sought jobless benefits. that was ph-rp than what was expected. itit is the biggest rise since july. after several weeks near 4 decade lows. >> . facebook announced a slew of new features thatallow users to avoid talking to other humans even more. you can now book movie tickets. make appointments, order food from facebook. on the u.s. business page. of the restaurants. now the partnered w-d delivery .com. operating in about 40 cities.
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the ability to take orders on their facebook page. >> . police have a new way of immobilizing vehicles. called the barnacle. basically opens like a suitcase. and covers a cars windshield. it blocks the drivers view until removed. either wireless or with a key pad on the device. police like it better than the boot. the boot sometimes requires staff to stand in traffic. to attach it. if a car is parked too close to a curb. >> more than a third of employees have caught an employee. lying about being sick. by checking their social media pages. of those caught. 27 percent were fired. >> . i don't like the change with the boot. it was very first used here in the city and county of denver. this is going to change
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donald trump and congressman coffman would punish women. and coffman tried to redefine rape to mean only forcible rape. in coffman's bill, victims who were drugged, even minors, victims of statutory rape, would not be considered rape victims. coffman and trump are too dangerous for colorado.


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